EFCC, Yahaya Bello And The Rule Of Law

EFCC, Yahaya Bello And The Rule Of Law By Dr Nura Inuwa Musa ON Wednesday, April 17th 2024, the country’s media space was awashed by news that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) stormed the Abuja residence of former Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello to effect an arrest despite a a subsisting Order of…

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Yahaya Bello: Anti-Corruption CSOsalert FG, public to imminent threats to ex-Gov’s life

Yahaya Bello: Anti-Corruption CSOs alert FG, public to imminent threats to ex-Gov’s life Hundreds of human rights activists, on Saturday, hit the streets of Lagos to condemn what they described as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s antidemocratic approaches to issues of law enforcement as well as unjust application of state power by the Federal…

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Edo 2024: Reject Governorship Candidates With Godfathers ,—–APGA Candidate

Edo 2024: Reject Governorship Candidates With Godfathers ,—–APGA Candidate     By Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City As the September 21st Governorship Election in Edo state draws nearer, Dr. Isaiah Osifo, the standard bearer of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has cautioned against politics of godfatherism. Speaking with newsmen shortly after a stakeholders meeting of…

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Yahaya Bello: Consequences of the EFCC Flaunting Court Orders

Yahaya Bello: Consequences of the EFCC Flaunting Court Orders   Using the former governor of Kogi State *Alhaji Yahaya Bello* as a case study to illustrate the consequences of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (*EFCC*) not respecting court orders in Nigeria: *Undermining Rule of Law*: Alhaji Yahaya Bello’s case serves to highlight how disregarding…

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EFCC Vs Yahaya Bello: The Limit Of Overzealousness

EFCC Vs Yahaya Bello: The Limit Of Overzealousness Yesterday, the EFCC declared former Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello WANTED for an alleged financial crime to the tune of N80.2 billion. This was promptly followed by the placement of the former governor on WATCHLIST to prevent him from escaping from the country. The Nigerian…

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